Momma stem keeps the good china for herself

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As I explain in my book, “TELOMERE TIMEBOMBS: Defusing the Terror of Aging”, stemness is defined by two traits.  One is IMMORTALITY conferred mainly by telomerase activity maintaining the length of shortening telomeres, and the other is ASYMMETRIC DIVISION. That means the momma stem makes two copies, a perfect momma and a less-than-perfect, more differentiated daughter.  We have known those …